Carnegie Zoom Digital Series
Monday, December 14, 2020 - 10:30am to 12:30pm

Dr. John Mulchaey,...

Broad Branch Road Neighborhood Lectures
Thursday, November 12, 2020 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

The origin of the Earth and Moon is one of science’s greatest mystery stories, complete with false starts and dead ends.

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Carnegie Zoom Digital Series
Tuesday, November 10, 2020 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
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Capital Science Evening Lectures
Wednesday, October 28, 2020 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

One of the most exciting developments in astronomy is the discovery of thousands of planets around stars other than our Sun. But how do these exoplanets form, and why are they so...

Carnegie Zoom Digital Series
Monday, October 12, 2020 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Join us to learn about cellular machinery from Carnegie Staff Associate Kamena Kostova. This is the first virtual program in our fall series of online conversations with several of...

Astronomy Lecture Series
Monday, October 5, 2020 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

Nearly 100 years ago, Carnegie astronomer Edwin Hubble made two truly revolutionary discoveries: First that our Milky Way was only one of many galaxies in a vast universe, and second that the...

Science in the Neighborhood Series
Thursday, October 1, 2020 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
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Broad Branch Road Neighborhood Lectures
Thursday, September 24, 2020 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

Earth is unique amongst the rocky planets in having two very different types of crust. Continental crust is composed primarily of silica-rich rocks like the granite of your kitchen countertops....

Capital Science Evening Lectures
Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

 

In 1981, David Hubel and Torsten Wiesel received the Nobel Prize for their breakthrough research on visual processing in vertebrate brains. Their work also provided the...

Astronomy Lecture Series
Monday, September 14, 2020 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

For the past 20 years, the Sloan Digital Sky Survey—a collaboration among astronomers worldwide—has been working to gather spectral and photometric data covering one-third of the sky...

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